Archive for March, 2013

19 Mar 2013

City crime observers: Change starts at home

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Here’s an article worth a read posted on Standardspeaker.com. Crime in the city of Hazleton has been worsening in recent years. Efforts have been made to reach out to young people but police can only do so much. Ed Harry, who serves in the police department, says it’s up to individuals to be accountable for […]

19 Mar 2013

Firefighters describe scene after shooting deaths of two police officers

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Check out this blog post on Mercurynews.com. Firefighters called to the scene of a domestic violence call get the surprise of their life when they end up in the middle of a shoot out between the police and Jeremy Broulet. Broulet was being investigated on charges relating to sexual assault. One fireman went above and […]

19 Mar 2013

Thief Shot and Killed After Burglarizing Home — You Won’t Believe How It Happened #dailydumb

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Check out this article on Theblaze.com. In Polk County, Oregon a very interesting, unique story unfolded. The police found a nineteen year old burglar shot dead inside of a stolen truck, but interestingly enough it appeared that his death was an accident rather than a murder or suicide. The story goes that nineteen year old […]

19 Mar 2013

Middle school student brutally attacked in classroom

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I just read an article on kdvr.com that I thought you should read. After a teenage girl is brutally beaten while fellow students film the act, the school is forced to re-examine its policies. The school failed to call the victims parents and instead the victims mother had to find out from another parent. Even […]

19 Mar 2013

‘OnStar’ Helps Oregon Police Catch Stupid Camaro Thief! #dailydumb

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Check out this article on Newstalk870.am. Thousands of people have dreamed of cruising off the lot in a brand new 2013 Chevy Camero. But people who can’t afford it usually come to terms with that and put the thought to the side, but not James D. Reedy, a forty six year old car thief. He […]

19 Mar 2013

The gender behind mass shootings

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Interesting article posted on Blog.nj.com. While the gun debate rages on, it’s important to note that gun sales to women has significantly increased since 2010. Even though only an estimated 12 percent of gun owners are women, companies are taking advantage of this upswing by marketing items such as pink weapons and animal-print holsters. But […]

19 Mar 2013

Stupid Criminal Steals Bank Lollipops! #dailydumb

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I just read an article on Thebull.cbslocal.com that you may be interested in. Sometimes a sweet tooth isn’t worth the lock up. When a criminal thinks money is just not enough he turns to diamonds or gold. Not in this case it’s time to unmask the lollipop robber. With little to no effort in this […]

18 Mar 2013

Evolution of Policing-The Reform Era Of Policing America

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After the corruption and chaos resulting from the Political Era of policing exemplified by “Boss” Tweed and the Tammany Hall machinery; pressure rose to reform the administration of policing, along with the mission focus within policing. Technological advances such as cars, radios and telephones dramatically influenced how policing was performed and changed the relationship between […]